ERCOT: Electrical Conservation Needed Now
The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces that electrical conservation is needed now until 7 p.m. to avoid rotating outages due to high demand throughout the state of Texas from sustained heat resulting in a record-setting load. ERCOT advised BPUB on Tuesday that high temperatures have resulted in record electricity demand over the last few days and may result in a new record today.
BPUB Crews Performing Inspections After Midtown Outages
Crews from the Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) are busy making inspections and replacing equipment after a section of Central Brownsville experienced recent power outages. BPUB apologizes for any inconvenience these outages have caused these customers.